Debian DLA-213-1 : openjdk-6 security update
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 83165
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionSeveral vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJDK, an implementation of the Oracle Java platform, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code, breakouts of the Java sandbox, information disclosure or denial of service.
For Debian 6 'Squeeze', these problems have been fixed in version 6b35-1.13.7-1~deb6u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your openjdk-6 packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.